Skip to main content

Table 6 CLE classification performance of the inexperienced examiners (evaluation with newly developed score sheet)

From: Development and validation of a classification and scoring system for the diagnosis of oral squamous cell carcinomas through confocal laser endomicroscopy

Non-expert Sensitivity % Specificity % PPV % NPV %
1 100 (50/50) 86.7 (39/45) 89.3 (50/56) 100 (39/39)
2 98.0 (49/50) 80.0 (36/45) 84.5 (49/58) 97.3 (36/37)
3 94.0 (47/50) 97.8 (44/45) 97.9 (47/48) 93.6 (44/47)
Averaged 97.3 (146/150) 88.1 (119/135) 90.1 (146/162) 96.7 (119/123)
  1. PPV positive predictive value, NPV negative predictive value